Opened: Open by at least 1981
Closed: January 1985
Kerpen American Elementary School was situated in two buildings. One was built in 1920, the other in 1950. Both were originally constructed as schools. There were four classrooms, a supply room, and a small office which doubled as a teacher lounge and workroom.
The school was located in the town of Horrem about ten minutes from Kerpen which is fifteen miles west of Cologne.
For the 1981-82 school year, there were eighty-five students in grades kindergarten to six.
The school was closed in January 1985.
Information from DOD School Information Guides